Muriel Irene Allen
Muriel Irene Allen – 92, of Port Williams, passed away Friday, August 9, 2019 at home. Born in Canning, she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Catherine (Dow) Anthony. Muriel had been employed as a teller for many years in several local banking institutions. Muriel was also a member of St. John’s Anglican Church, Wolfville. Involved with the ACW, a member of the Christian Women’s Club, she also assisted with several charities. Muriel is survived by two daughters, Linda (Larry) Bennett, Fredericton, NB; Judith Tait, Heriot Bay, BC; three grandchildren, Karen (Vernon) Dube, SK; Ryan (Julia) Bennett, AB; Kathryn (Christopher) Merriam, NB; six great-grandchildren, Austin Dube, MB; Joshuah Dube, MB; Meadow Bennett, AB; Nicholas Bennett, AB; Jenika Merriam, NB; Deanna Merriam, NB; step-daughters, Sheri (Michael) Heskins, AB; Sandi (Donald) Manson, AB; step-grandchildren, Danny and Joseph Manson, Matthew and Stephen Heskins and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her former husband, Paul Healy; her second husband, Robert Allen; sister, Joyce Schofield; brothers, Elmer, Murray, Leslie and Kenneth. Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation, by her request. The funeral service, followed by a reception, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 13, 2019 in St. John’s Anglican Church, Wolfville, The Reverend Shirley Cole officiating. Burial will take place in the Gaspereau Cemetery. Donations in memory may be made to St. John’s Anglican Church or the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.